Operators Embrace Health Care, Middle-Market Active Adult Strategies as Sector Evolves

As the wave of baby boomers approaches the senior living industry, companies playing in the active adult sector are honing their strategies to attract them. Two big trends have emerged in the sector: communities tailored to middle-income residents, with more affordable rates and services; and active adult communities that serve as a platform for health […]

Movers & Shakers: New CareTrust CEO as Sale Rumors Swirl; SRG Finds VP in Defense Sector

CareTrust gets new CEO amid rumors of sale CareTrust (Nasdaq: CTRE) appointed former president and COO David Sedgewick to be its new CEO. Before joining the San Clemente, California-based real estate investment trust (REIT), Sedgwick held leadership positions at the Ensign Group (Nasdaq: ENSG), CareTrust’s largest tenant. CareTrust itself was formed in a spin-off from […]

Treplus CEO: We Are Creating Scalable Active Adult Brand, Have Seen Uptick in Demand

Born out of the multifamily world, Treplus Communities is blazing trails in the active adult sector. The Columbus, Ohio-based developer has three active adult rental communities in Ohio, with more on the way in the Buckeye State and beyond. The company’s communities are single-story, and with dens and even one-car garages, they resemble freestanding homes […]

In the Pipeline: New Orleans CCRC to Add Green House Units; United Properties’ New Amira Brand

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards, an annual competition that recognizes cutting-edge design, excellence, and innovation in senior living. Submissions are currently open. Construction: Planned New Orleans CCRC Plans to Expand, Add Green House Units Poydras Home, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in New […]

Welltower CEO: We Are More Bullish Than Ever on Senior Housing, With Conditions From Double-Negative Cycle

With over $4 billion invested since the fourth quarter of 2020, Welltower (NYSE: WELL) has added a “Covid class” of assets and operators to its portfolio, positioning the company for future growth. The Toledo, Ohio-based real estate investment trust (REIT) has executed so many deals in part because the organization’s CEO, Shankh Mitra, hit the […]

Welltower Inks New Investment Partnership With Active Adult Provider Treplus

Welltower (NYSE: WELL) is joining forces with Treplus Communities in a new investment relationship that will help fuel the active adult provider’s growth in the future. The new partnership will “expand the best-in-class Treplus product offering into Welltower’s senior living portfolio,” Treplus announced in a press release Thursday. Representatives for Treplus and Welltower declined to […]